Join the Celebration!!

February 25, 2012

Michigan Women's Foundation Celebrates 25 Years of Honoring Women


Go Red for Women – February 17th

January 24, 2012
GRFW Screened 2011

Make It Your Mission.
Heart disease is still the No. 1 killer of women, taking the life of 1 in 3 women each year. Women are dying at the rate of one per minute because they don’t know what you know: heart disease kills.

Please join us for the 2012 Go Red For Women® Luncheon and make it your mission to fight heart disease in women and save lives! 


Friday, February 17, 2012   9 – 1:30pm

Women who made the choice to join Go Red For Women®  results:
    • More than one-third have lost weight 
    • Nearly 50% have increased their exercise 
    • Six out of ten have changed their diet 
    • More than 40%  had their cholesterol levels checked
    • One-third have talked with their doctors about developing heart health plans

Go Red For Women needs you to Make It Your Mission to fight heart disease and stroke.

  • Be part of the movement, make choices, speak up and spread the word.
  • By sharing this commitment with Go Red For Women, together we can help save lives.
  • Be a part of this extraordinary day.

To learn how you or your organization can become involved with volunteer and auction donor opportunities, sponsorship, table and/or ticket sales, please contact Catherine Smith, (248) 936-5831. 

Purchase tickets online now ($175 each)

We appreciate all of the support from our volunteers, sponsors and auction item donors. 

Detroit Go Red For Women Luncheon Presenting Sponsors

     Toyota Sponsor Logo                    Quicken 180x75 Detroit

Your Personal Brand Matters! Jill visits with Betsy and Ellen on their TV Show, “Spectacles”

September 21, 2011

Step Out in Style with That Scrumptious Brand of YOU!

April 19, 2011

Step Out in Style, including the Scrumptious Brand of YOU!

April 12, 2011

Join personal branding image coach, JILL JORDAN at the remarkable women’s boutique on Woodward Avenue in Royal Oak — BELLOCCHIO UPSCALE RESALE on MONDAY, MAY 2ND and awaken your fashion senses along with creating your unique, signature style.

Jill will help you polish your personal brand image so that others will think of YOU first — whether going for that job interview, looking for a promotion or simply to get your point across in a conversation. YOU are the brand that people buy. What does yours say?

You will have the opportunity to gather with friends, meet some new ones, and hear from the proprietors of BELLOCCHIO — CAROLYN JOSEPH and CAROL DOWLING — as they share their story on how they built this award winning upscale resale shop and continue to be successful during a challenging economy. Their brand continues to grow!

The evening will conclude with a private shopping extravaganza, along with some wine and cheese.

RSVP. Seating limited.
Tickets: $20 with a portion donated to HAVEN

See you there! For more info call 248.408.2432

Powering UP!

March 30, 2011

Powering Up ~ How America’s Women Achievers Become Leaders by Anne Doyle

Check out this recent interview and then pick up the book ~

2011 Women of Achievement & Courage Celebration

March 30, 2011

The Michigan Women’s Foundation honored 5 Women of Achievement & Courage last night with over 500 in attendance at the Motor City Casino’s Grand Ballroom.  If you missed it and would like to get involved as a sponsor or committee member or if you wish to attend next year, please get in touch with me.  The work of this foundation is wonderful and growing fast.

Congratulations to our honorees — Cecile Cave Fehsenfeld ~ Carol Goss ~ Terri Lynn Land ~ Denise Ilitch ~ Marian Ilitch — your heartfelt stories were so touching.  Thank you for all that you do … and are!